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Trap-jaw ant strike vs fixed, stiff target – Ventral view
Ventral view of a suspended trap-jaw ant striking a fixed, stiff target filmed at 210,000 fps.

Pendulum-based measurements reveal impact dynamics at the scale of a trap-jaw ant

Justin F. Jorge, Sarah Bergbreiter, and S. N. Patek

Journal of Experimental Biology 2021. 224:None-None; doi: 10.1242/jeb.232157